Friday, April 15, 2016

Cactus Flower Power

All Photos by Marty Horowitz 3/30/2016
As members of the same family (Cactaceae), cactus plants have flowers that look similar to each other. Fruits are similar as well : -) And for foliage, they've got spines.

Hedgehog Cactus flowers (Echinocereus fasciculatus

Saguaro flowers (Carnegiea gigantea)
State flower of Arizona

Engelmann Prickly Pear flowers (Opuntia engelmannii var. engelmannii

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